Career Field Technology Heckler & Spurr

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Career Field Technology

Heckler & Spurr


Web Developer
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Blake


Game Designer
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Blake


Computer Tech/Repair
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Heckler


Program Designer
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Heckler


Computer Aided Design


Job Description


A Web Developer is a
Software Engineer

that
develops applications specifically for the
world wide web. The applications generally
utilize a server and a client (web browser).

Duties of Job


Develop new web applications


Create intranet services for individual
companies


Maintain current web applications


Develop external web portals


Create and build interactive sites



http://www.microsoft.com/learning/student
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career/en/us/jobs/web
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dev.aspx#skills
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experience


http://www.cfdynamics.com/cfdynamics/Jobs/Web
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Developer
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Job
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description.cfm



Different types of Web Developer Jobs


Animation


Publishing


Programming


Writers and editors


Skills required
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General


Work independently


meet deadlines


Communication
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oral and written


Organized


Detail oriented


Self
-
motivated


typing



Skills required
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Specific


Programming languages
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HTML, XML,
ADO.NET, JavaScript, Jscript, IIS,
ECMAScript


CCS
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cascading style sheets


Web Security languages


Running Queries


Web Architecture


Knowledge of the mechanical computer


Education


Typically 4
-
year college earning a BS in
Computer Science


Focus on Design
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Minor in visual arts


Computer applications
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HTML and Dreamweaver


Possible to get job without BS, but takes a lot
of experience and a great portfolio


Need to take certification exams based on
which programming language used

Work Environment


Offices and computers service centers


Job Outlook


Great, but there is a lot of competition


Pay


$50,000 to $70,000 a year

Description of Job


There are several different positions in video
game design


Designer


Artist/Animator


Sound designer


Programmer


Designer
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creates detailed game designs
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The creative force of video games


Plot, rules, flow charts, sound effects


Artist/Animator
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do the art for the game


Character animator, background animator


Sound designer
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adds audio to the game


Composers, weapons sounds, editing


Programmer
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writes the code that makes the
game work


Software engines, controls characters, etc



Skills Required


Communication
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verbal and written


Able to work with others


Self
-
motivated


Organization


Able to see things at different levels


Understanding of process


Art background


History or literature background


Understanding of the natural world


Educational Requirements


Designer


Bachelors in Art, English, History, Computer science
or other related field


Artist/Animator


Aptitude for fine art, geometry, and human
anatomy


Sound designer


Bachelors in Music


Programmer


Bachelors degree in Computer Science


Schools that offer degrees


Most colleges offer degrees in English, Art,
History, computer science, etc.


Schools that offer video game design degrees


The Art Institutes
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Online


Full Sail University
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Online


International Academy of Design and
Technology

Work Environment


Large companies


Small companies


Cubicles


Open area workrooms

Job Outlook


Great!!!

Salary Range


Designer


$25,000
-

$75,000


Artist/Animator


$50,000


Sound designer


$45,000
-

$70,000


Programmer


$60,000
-
$80,000


Description of Job


Maintains the working conditions of all
computer based equipment in a workplace

Duties of the Job


Repair and Maintain computers and servers


Building and configuring new hardware


Installing and updating software packages


Create and maintain network



Skills Required


Communication


Knowledge of programming languages


Understanding of physical aspects of
computing


Knowledge of security systems


Fine motor skills


Math skills, electrical knowledge


soldering

Educational Requirements


High school tech classes


Vocational College


Associates degree
-

2 year degree


Technical institutes vocational college


On the job training


BestBuy

Certification


Computer Technology Industry Associations
(
CompTIA
) certification exam

Environments


Anywhere a computer is

Job Outlook


Great!!!


Salary


$38,000 a year


Description of the Job



Works directly with engineering team to
generate two and three dimensional models
and drawings using the AutoCAD software



AutoCAD
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computer aided design and
drafting software, which allows designers to
create models and drawings

Duties of Job


The CAD operator is also known as the
Drafter


Prepare technical drawings and plans for
manufacturing and construction


Work with the team!!!

Skills Required


AutoCAD training


Communication


Attention to detail


Self motivated


Organized


Able to meet deadlines


Understanding of various construction fields

Education Requirements


Prior training in drafting


I believe Mr. Ragland has a class that teaches
technical design


Some vocational schools teach
drafting/AutoCAD


Associates degree


Community Colleges and Vocational Schools

Schools that offer AutoCAD training


ITT Technical Institute
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Campus


Brown Mackie College
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Campus


Westwood College
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Online


IUPUI
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Indiana
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Campus


Ivy Tech
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Indiana
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Campus

Rod Smothers and Frank McCane will be
coming to talk to the class. They are the
Information Technology (IT) for the school
district.


Come up with 2 questions you can ask them
tomorrow

Job Outlook


Great


We are always building something, everything
we build has a design or schematic to follow




Salaries


Average $39,000